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Séamus Moran 1972 – 2021

  For the last few years, Séamus Moran has been the figurehead of the University and College Union at Tyne Coast College. Based in South Tyneside in the Marine School, he was keen to show that the union represented members both sides of the water, getting across to North Tyneside to make sure members were…

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Menopause Awareness Month

    Links to further information   If you are experiencing perimenopause or menopause symptoms which are affecting you at work and you want some support do talk to your local union reps or contact  your regional  office. All contacts can be found here ucu.org.uk/contacts   Based on UCU guidance on supporting menopausal women which…

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Mental Health and Well-Being – Advice, Guidance, Information sheet for UCU Reps

This week (10-16 May 2021) is #MentalHealthAwareness week You can find out more about it here: mentalhealth.org.uk/campaigns/mental-health-awareness-week Below is advice and guidance from the Regional Office about the types of things that UCU reps may want to organise around in their institution. Please contact us if you need some assistance in pursuing these issues for…

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Towards the end of 2020, we surveyed our members at INTO, Newcastle University. At the start of 2021, we met with some of them. This letter is the outcome. We have shared it with members and sent it to INTO at Newcastle University.

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